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Who will you impact as a leader?

Who Will You Impact?

Leaders are forged through time, experience and ambition. You are a leader, even if you don’t know it yet. The Leadership Center at The University of Texas at Arlington can help you become the type of person who affects and guides change in every facet of life, no matter what you set your mind to achieve. Developing leadership skills not only makes you a more attractive potential employee, but makes you a better citizen for our community. When you discover how to unlock your true potential, epic things await. The Center offers a wide range of ways to get involved whether through leadership development or community engagement. Make an impact, feed your ambition and push your limits through your involvement with The Leadership Center.

Join Us for "One Night Without a Home" 

One Night Without a Home

November 19, 2015, UC Mall, 6pm

Experience what it's like to be homeless by spending a night outside with your fellow UT Arlington peers. The program includes guest speakers, group activities, inspiring videos, and more to educate all about the homeless epidemic withing the DFW community and beyond.

The event is open to all UT Arlington students, staff, and faculty only. To fully experience what it is like to be homeless, we ask that you bring only a blanket - leave sleeping bags, pillows, and electronics at home. 

Blanket Drive - November 16-24, 2015

Help us collect new and slightly used blankets for the homeless in our community. Look for collection boxes around campus.

Angel TreeSalvation Army Angel Tree

The Angel Tree Kick-off was a tremendous success - over 150 angels were adopted that day alone! There are only a few angels still available for adoption, so if interested, please visit the Leadership Center between 8 & 5pm, Monday-Friday. The final day to adopt is November 24th, or when all angels have been spoken for.

Holiday Extravaganza

November 21, 2015

11am-1pm, The University Center Palo Duro Lounge

Get into the holiday spirit at our Holiday Extravaganza, a family-friendly event open to the UT Arlington and surrounding community. The event will feature arts and crafts highlighting a variety of fall and winter holidays.

Alternative Spring Break - March 13-18, 2016

Join us for a week of service! Alternative Weekend Breaks will be traveling to St. Louis, Missouri from March 13-16, 2016 to volunteer at numerous agencies throughout the region. The application will be opening soon.  

Save the Date! 

International Social Justice Project - Monday, November 30, 2015

The topic of discussion during the second installment in the provocative global social justice series - Global Education Equality.

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Apply for a scholarship today!

There are scholarships available for incoming student leaders to UT Arlington, current student leaders and also opportunities for travel scholarships. See what you can apply for today!

earn a minor in leadership Studies

Want to be a relational, ethical, and global leader armed with the knowledge and skills to make positive contributions to society? You can begin by earning a Minor in Leadership Studies with the Leadership Center and Educational Leadership and Policy Studies through the College of Education. Learn more about it here.

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volunteers working on Catalina Island


Break out

Spend your Spring Break doing more than getting a tan by volunteering for projects in Florida, California, New Orleans, or other locales.

Alternative Spring Break